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The Human Givens Foundation (HGF), is a charity registered in England and Wales, Charity No. 1108432.
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In this 2009 article, Bill Andrews describes the practice-based evidence that has emerged from studies of the human givens approach to date and explains why the future looks positive.
Ivan Tyrrell considers how the miasma of corruption we live in affects many aspects of our lives, often in subtle ways.
Community psychiatric nurse Liz Potts describes her experience as one of the few primary care professionals in Coventry using the human givens approach.
The final version of the Emotional Needs Scale resulting from Brett Culham's research into emotional needs.
Self-harm is still a taboo subject. Angela shares her experience of self-harm and the impact it had on her life before taking the first steps to recovery.
Emily Gajewski describes how the human givens approach has provided a practical focus for working with women struggling to cope with everyday life
http://www.humangivenscollege.com/diploma/index.htmlCherry Dale explains how Birmingham South Central’s clinical commissioning group meets wellbeing needs of both staff and community by working on human givens lines.
Chris Dyas vividly describes how he teaches troubled children to be their own therapists.
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In the light of current global events, several people have asled us to make Ivan Tyrrell's fascinating free webinar available once more – you can now watch it online, read on for details...
Understanding extremism in the Syrian conflict through the prism of 'Human Givens' - Thursday 16th March 2017 in Cheltenham